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Annate vs. Adnate

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Annatenoun

The first year's profits of a Catholic benefice, as traditionally paid directly to the Pope.

Adnateadjective

Linked or fused to a structure of a type different from itself; for example, attachment of a stamen to a petal is adnate, while attachment of a stamen to another stamen is connate.

‘Adnate mushroom gills are broadly attached to the stalk slightly above the bottom of the gill, with most of the gill fused to the stem.’; ‘An anther is adnate when fixed by its whole length to the filament.’;

Annatenoun

The half-year's stipend payable for the vacant half-year after the death of a parish minister, to which his family or nearest of kin have right under an act of 1672.

Adnateadjective

(zoology) Growing with one side adherent to a stem; applied to the lateral zooids of corals and other compound animals. in fish, having the eyes fused and unable to rotate independently

Adnateadjective

Grown to congenitally.

Adnateadjective

Growing together; - said only of organic cohesion of unlike parts.

‘An anther is adnate when fixed by its whole length to the filament.’;

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Adnateadjective

Growing with one side adherent to a stem; - a term applied to the lateral zooids of corals and other compound animals.

Adnateadjective

of unlike parts or organs; growing closely attached;

‘a calyx adnate to the ovary’;

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